Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
(Bighead Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID5992
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationLaboratory
Impact DescriptionIn mesocosm and pond experiments, larval bluegill growth rates were lowest when bighead carp (Hypophthalmichthys nobilis were present.
Reference40207
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationKinmundy, Illinois, USA

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